Breakout Sessions: Unlocking the lock
1. Unlocking the Silver Power of Volunteering (Room: JAMJUREE)
Volunteering and other active ageing approaches
WAI SHAN FONG Administrative Officer, Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service
YIP SHIU HUNG Registered Qualified Instructor, Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service
WONG PUI CHUN, JOEY Officer, Agency for Volunteer Service
Ho Lai Sin Registered Qualified Instructor, Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service
BILL OSBORNE MBE VSB Foundation
2. Unlocking with technology (Room: SALON A)
Making volunteering a popular lifestyle through apps and online platforms.
How online platforms can help volunteers and social organisations to find the right match to do more and better together.
NICHOLAS OOI Co-founder & CEO, BANTU
KINGSTON WANG Vice Executive Secretary of Voluntary Association Zhejiang Province, Advisor, Association of Volunteers Social Service Macau
HUSSAIN AL BALOOSHI Program Manager, Emirates Foundation, United Arab Emirates
DEBBIE HUANG Secretary General, Volunteering Taiwan
3. Volunteering is unlocking the power of youth (Room: UBONCHARD)
How meaningful volunteering is unlocking the future of youth, develops future leader and creates employability.
HIS EXCELLENCY MR. CHEK LIM Deputy Secretary General of the General Secretariat of National Youth Development Council (NYDC)
MARKARA NUON Project Assistant, United Nations Volunteers Project
SURAN MAHARJAN Programme Manager – Youth, VSO Nepal
SUSHIL BABU KHANAL Project Manager, VSO
SANIT NOONIN Assistance Dean of Administration and Planning Affairs, Puey Ungphakorn School of Development Studies, Thammasat university
ANNA CHARLY JEYARAJ Director – International Volunteer Programs, Habitat for Humanity India
4. Unlocking the power of volunteering with Social Entrepreneurs. (Room: SALON B)
The link between Social Entrepreneurs and Volunteering and how collaboration creates agent of change on both sides
DEBRAH JIANG Assistant Manager, Singapore International Foundation
DESSY ALIANDRINA Executive Director, SociopreneurID
CATHERINE PANGANIBAN Institutional Outreach Coordinator, Centre for Social Action- Dela Salle College of Saint Benilde
JUDILYN RICASIO Faculty Officer, Dela Salle College of Saint Benilde
DOMINIQUE ELLIOTT Volunteer Program Lead, Baptcare
5. Unlocking the power of volunteering with social media (Room: RACHAVADEE)
How social media can bust awareness of the social cause close to your heart and helps to reach volunteers and other supporters.
HERU WIJAYANTO ARIPRADONO Operation Manager, Sociopreneur Indonesia
VALERIE YEO Manager; Co-Founder, Ministry of Manpower; Adona Foundation
JANELLE LEE Co-founder, Chief Product Officer, BANTU
6. Unlocking the power of volunteering with effective volunteer management (Room: SAKTHONG)
How to activate and motivate different personalities and recruit, retain, and recognise volunteers. Two different kinds of research and experience angles and how both can support and boost your volunteer management.
JUDY ESMOND Professor, Faculty of Business and Law, Curtin University
THUY ANH NGO Associate Thrive-Synergist, Emmaus Strategies
WENDY OSBORNE OBE Senior Consultant, the International Association for Volunteer Effort (IAVE)
7. Unlocking the power of volunteering with Empathy (Room: KRISNA)
How to create awareness and empathy for the people in need through storytelling, verbal, non-verbal communication and design education.
SUTHASINEE SANGKHUM Associate Dean, College of Design, Rangsit University
KA TAT LAM Chief Executive, Hong Kong Youth & Tertiary Students Association
HERIBERTUS SUHARYANTO Subject Matter Expert, Sociopreneur Indonesia
YUEN YEE ELSIE WAN Director and Volunteer Officer, Empowering Life Network and Agency For Volunteer Service